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good morning, america. flash flooding turns roadways into wild rapids trapping drivers in water. >> get out! get out. hurry. >> dramatic rescues caught on tape. cars swept away in las vegas. heroes racing in to help. an airport overrun by it as this heads for hawaii. the second american infected with ebola arrives in atlanta this morning. new details on the experimental drug helping both patients right now. hospitals on high alert. a patient put in isolation in new york city as fear spreads. ♪ the fired director of the ohio state university marching band breaks his silence this morning. the man behind these jaw-dropping routines speaks out on the scathing report about an
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"animal house" culture. why he claims he wasn't the problem. >> we're getting rescued? >> we're going to live. >> this incredible rescue at sea all captured on a gopro camera. eight tourists clinging to safety after their boat sank off hawaii. how their quick thinking and cell phones got them help fast. cameras rolling the whole time. and good morning, america. we have been tracking a number of brand-new stories overnight including this allegiant airlines flight that experienced turbulence from ft. lauderdale to florida. >> it was so bad, in fact, some passengers thought the plane was going to crash. many were thrown from their seats. four people were injured. we're going to have much more on this ahead? right to those rescues overnight.
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serious flash flooding from the west all the way south to florida. ginger has these incredible pictures. >> astounding from las vegas all the way to naples, florida. it's a lot of rain, way too fast, but it's right outside of las vegas on u.s. 95 where the most dramatic story happened. >> they got to get out, man. they're going to get swept away. >> flooding and a suspenseful scene on a nevada highway. >> get out. >> reporter: watch, one car surging toward that white prius. a woman trapped inside. >> hurry. >> reporter: a group of airmen passing by pulling the woman out just in time. >> they literally pulled over the top of the driver's deet to get her out. >> one man helping nearly swept away himself. >> the others saving him. over an inch of rain most falling in just 15 minutes flooding las vegas streets. in naples, florida, water filling the runways at the airport. thunderstorms dropping more than 6 1/2 inches of rain, the
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wettest day on record. four inches falling in just an hour. water submerging vehicle after vehicle, the paddling, towing and sweeping. workers using brooms to push the water back out of this restaurant. this hospital campus transforming into a lake complete with swimming fish. in chicago overnight standing water shutting down this interstate. people abandoning their cars trudging through the floods on foot and now we go way west for more headlines. not one but two tropical systems, julio now a tropical storm and iselle. it's a category 3 hurricane headed towards hawaii but fortunate li able to hit quite a bit of cold water and will start to decrease its strength. for thursday into friday you could see winds up to 60 miles per hour. a lot concerned about this vacationing here. i'll have much more coming up in your nation's weather. >> i'm sure a lot will be
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listening. to those wildfires raging out west. more than a dozen burring right now. the severe drought there fueling these fires which have destroyed dozens of homes and buildings and forced so many from their homes. abc's neal kerlin ski is in burney, california, with more on this. >> reporter: a new development here overnight, rain, quite a lot of rain, too early to know how much it might help the firefighters but cheryl a turn in the right direction. >> holy smokes. >> reporter: this morning, one homeowner captures the air war from a roof as planes drop retardant to block the flames from spreading into houses. from central california to oregon, lightning sparked fires chewing up thousands of acres and sending people scrambling. >> i've been doing this for 40 years. that's the most fire i've ever seen. >> reporter: volunteer fire chief randy garner and his men standing their ground against 20-foot flames as a restaurant and homes burned around them
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near castle, california. at least 8 hopes and 20 structures burned so far in the fire which now threatens the small town of burney. do you think burney will be okay? >> it all depends on the weather and, you know, how much we did get done before we get bad weather changes. >> reporter: throughout the region, more than a dozen mainly rural fires and some residents just barely holding out. you were out there with a hose right next to the firefighters with their hose. >> it's your place, man. it's his castle, right? >> reporter: in washington state the carlton complex fire wiped out hundreds of hopes including the woods that sheltered this 6-month-old bear cub. neighbors spotted it unable to work and rescued her. doctors say she's on her way to recovery. nationally the number of wildfires is actually down for the year but here in california, it is way up thanks to that drought. hopefully this rain right here will help if new lightning
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didn't spark any new fires. george. >> the big question, okay, thanks. we turn to those growing fears about ebola here in america. doctors in hospitals on high alert. one patient in new york in isolation and tested for the deadly virus as the plane carrying the second american aid worker completes its trek set to land in georgia this morning. abc's steve osunsami is at emory university hospital with the latest. good morning, steve. >> reporter: good morning, george. we've been following this case for a couple of days now watching this very closely and talked with the ems unit that will be moving this patient from dobbins air force base to the hospital behind me and removed dr. brantly on saturday. they're taking extra precautions wearing gloves and specialized gloves out of an abundance of caution. doctors on high alert. a man at mt. sinai hospital with a fever and gastrointestinal symptoms walking into the emergency room monday frightening physicians. >> we're going to work carefully with the cdc to make sure this
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patient does not have the ebola virus disease. >> reporter: just hours from now aid worker nancy writebol will plant in atlanta, writebol, the second patient to arrive in the u.s. infected with ebola received an experimental drug in the days of about her flight. >> nancy is able to walk around and really the good news was that her appetite started to return. >> reporter: the same experimental drug was also given to her colleague and fellow missionary, dr. kent brantly, the sick physician rushed back to the states saturday. health officials aren't certain it's the drug that's helping but friends from his aid group say the results are dramatic. the disease is often fatal and there's some concern and fear in atlanta. >> somebody, a nurse or a doctor, let's just say they get infected. you, yourself and everybody agrees it's a 21-day incue base period, what if they go home and they take it to their family?" >> reporter: paramedics moving writebol are not taking any chance, exposed fabric and
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sheets and blankets will be burned. we looked inside the plans, the same one to move dr. brantly. bleach i'm smelling is because we're dealing with ebola? correct. >> reporter: many of these aid workers travel overseas with their families who have since returned stateside. their aid organization tells us so far everyone appears to be haddetty. george. >> thank goodness for that, okay, steve, thank you. dr. richard besser here this morning, as well. you know, everybody on edge given this virus, but this patient in new york almost certainly not ebola. >> yeah, i mean what we heard from mt. sinai, very low chance. this is around the sixth time someone has been tested like this. they traveled to the region and had symptoms of fever and it was negative. exactly what you want to do. hospitals be on guard. >> we know both these workers were given this experimental drug. some think this made the difference. you're not sure so. >> i'm not so sure. this drug is a combination of three factors that target ebola.
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it's never been tried in humans. in monkeys it was given when they were infected but they had no symptoms. they weren't sick. here they were very sick and this kind of drug doesn't work that way. >> it does appear, though, that both these patients are out of woods? >> when you're hearing they're up and walking about, the normal course for ebola if you're not going to make it, it's a pretty downward spiral. the fact she's asking for her favorite liberian dish is good news. >> let's go to dan harris with the news. >> good morning, good morning, everybody. we'll start with breaking news. american soldiers have come under attack. the afghan equivalent of west point. an afghan soldier turned his weapon against the americans and other afghans and reports of several serious injuries. details still coming in right now and we'll bring you the latest as we get it. also breaking, an earthquake jolting south africa shaking building, more than 100 miles away from johannesburg. this quake was first reported as a magnitude 6.0 but downgraded
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to a 5.3 just now. no report of casualties. no you to something we haven't been able to report in nearly a month. calm in the middle east. israel and hamas are holding their fire right now honoring a three-day truce brokered overnight by egypt. israel says it's pulled ground troops from gaza and destroyed all those stunts. talks for a broader cease-fire are set to begin soon in cairo. here at home a big scare for passengers on a flight out of florida. they hit turbulence so bad some people thought the plane was going down. >> i'm thinking like this is going to be a plane crash. >> reporter: midair emergency as allegiant hit turbulence over florida flying from ft. lauderdale to asheville when passengers say it was a sudden dive. >> felt like a bad roller-coaster ride. when you see them flying up and down that's what happened.
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>> reporter: a flight attendant providing drink service hitting the ceiling and falling on top of a passenger. another person injured by the drink cart. >> she hit the ceiling. she has this gash on her side. >> reporter: others not wearing their seat belts flew out of their seats. >> everything flew up for like two seconds and, you know, everyone sat down and what just happened? >> reporter: the plane abruptly changed course descending 11,000 feet in just minutes before landing safely in clearwater, florida. horrifying and the passengers can thank the stormy weather that ginger was just talking about for that. experts say this is a reminder, always best to keep your seat belt on even though the faa says three dozen peel every year get hurt during turbulence. check out this close call at a sporting goods store in ohio. a car comes crashing through the front door, narrowly missing two shoppers, barreling through the rack, not stopping until it slams into the back wall. the driver had some sort of medical condition.
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the good news, no shoppers got hurt. this is what happens when a prefight trash talking session goes too far. these two ufc fighters were at a media event when they started to brawl for real as you can see crashing through the backdrop that was set up and spilling out into the crowd. the official fight will take place in a couple of weeks. >> pretty good publicity. >> good publicity. should be interesting to say the least. finally something infinitely cuter. this baby seal making friends with a surfer. the type of thing that got me thinking we may never have seen an era before everybody had gopro cameras. it was shot off the coast of inc. dmrafrndz and the seal pup spent an hour with the surfers even following them to shore when they were done and helpful commenter on youtube said they should post this on their online dating profiles. to me, you know, i haven't been on dating market for awhile but strikes me as sound dating
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advice. >> more you than them. >> me personally, no, i don't know what you're talking about. >> i'm surprised a seal -- >> and stay there that long. >> wow. >> very cute pictures. thank you. the world famous ohio state university band. the director breaking his silence defending himself against charges of a sexualized culture among members that led to his ultimate firing. abc's alex perez is in columbus with the story. good morning, alex. >> reporter: good morning, amy. many of those performances made famous here at ohio stadium. all this started after a parent filed a complaint triggering a two-month-long investigation and for the first time we're hearing from the former band director who insists he should have never lost his job. ♪ he's the mastermind behind some of the most intricate jaw-dropping college marching band performances in the country. but this morning, former ohio state university band director, john waters, is speaking out
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about his more recent and troubling claim to fame, a scathing report that cost him his job. >> the fact that this report makes that the culture is some kind of "animal house" fraternity is just not accurate. >> reporter: a 92-page report alleges he knew about and failed to stop a sexualized culture of prank, tricks and rituals among band students but waters argues more than the nine current and former band members cited in the report should have been interviewed. >> the sample size was tremendously small for such an important issue as band culture. >> reporter: according to the report students regularly hazed rookies, performed sexually explicit stunts and marched into the stadium in their underwear late at night in a tradition called midnight ramp. in a video statement the university's president arguing firing waters was the only solution. >> even one instance of harassment or hazing or assault is one too many. >> reporter: do you feel you
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were a scapegoat? >> i think that i was a victim of a rush to judgment and a very inaccurate report. >> reporter: waters argues the problems started long before he arrived. >> when you are dealing with a culture that is entrenched, again, since the 1930s, this does not change overnight. >> reporter: he says university officials never of course raed him to investigate misconduct and insist he began working on culture reform before the investigation. >> no one came to me and said that the culture of the band is an issue and needs to change. i realized that myself. >> reporter: in a statement, ohio state tells abc news "the former director was aware or reasonably should have known about this culture but failed to eliminate it, prevent its recurrence and address its effects" and the university has named an interim director and says they are beginning the process of launching a national search to find a new permanent
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director. amy, george. >> thanks. we were saying everyone has cameras these days. lara, you have a great story. >> exactly. from seals to this, an incredible rescue caught on a gopro camera in the beautiful waters off hawaii. four teens and four adults clinging to safety after their boat sank overcome by huge waves but thankfully some quick thinking and teamwork saved their lives. >> we're getting rescued! >> we're going to live. >> reporter: take a look at this dramatic firsthand video of a harrowing rescue at sea. you can see the eight stranded boaters, some of their heads just barely bobbing above water. as the u.s. coast guard swoops in to save them from hawaii's channel sunday, 15-year-old mark reeves captures the whole ordeal on his gopro. the four teens and four adults have been on an overnight trip aboard this 21-foot boat when they say it started taking on water 12 miles offshore and the lifeguard was one of the
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passenger. >> it got scary rough where waves were breaking over the bough and too much water was in the boat. >> reporter: they were able to grab life jackets and kayaks before the boat sank and another potentially life-saving move. >> got out the cell phones and started making phone calls. >> reporter: with that irkayaks tied together so they wouldn't lose each other they battled waves and the beating sun for two hours until -- >> we're going to live. >> whoo! >> reporter: their salvation in the sky. one coastguard member diving in securing each person one by one as they're lifted to the chopper above and back on dry land all eight are doing just fine this morning. >> it could have been bad. it really could have. you have to have a lot of respect for that ocean. >> they were lucky and the coast guard says it was actually a special tracking device on board that automatically went off that when the boat capsized that was the real hero of the day. saved them. >> technology all around. doing its job.
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okay, lara, thanks very much. ginger, we have a lot of rain coming. >> it's that time of year but still to see it, the flash flood watches, come with me, are still in place for four state, idaho, wyoming, utah and nevada. they blow up, 2 inches per hour and don't drive into it. the moisture is going to be fueling here by a low pressure system, a couple of other variables but see where some of the 1 to 2-inch rates will be falling. the stationary front, this is going to be a story going into the next 24 to 48 hours. right there through iowa into parts of illinois and india the next couple of days, rainy and now leave you with a look across the nation.
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>> hi, everyone, david murphy with an update from accuweather. nothing showing on storm tracker 6 live double scan this morning. as we head outside we have lots of sunshine down the shore there's a little bit more cloud cover this morning but everybody looking pretty good. and we're dry. your exclusive accuweather 7-day shows that we're going from the upper 60's this morning to a warm high of 89. there's a slight chance of a spotty thunderstorm here or there later today but most of you will miss that. little better chance of that tomorrow afternoon with a high of >> just a note, anybody with a gopro in hawaii the next couple of day, i would not do it, the hurricane becoming a tropical storm will be there soon. >> thanks for that. coming up on "gma," the
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police are using dogs and helicopters to try to find him. good morning everyone, i'm matt o'donnell. let's check your traffic on this tuesday with karen rogers. hi, karen. >> hi, matt. we have a problem in a bad spot. i-95 southbound you can see this disabled tractor-trailer. a couple penndot vehicles over here blocking the right lane. they were blocking the right and left lane a minute ago. this is i-95 southbound past girard. an area that would really be jammed anyway. let's take a look right now and we can see the resulting speeds here. only 10 miles an hour on i-95 southbound near girard because of that disabled tractor-trailer and your normal morning volume, too. down to 7 miles an hour on the schuylkill westbound particularly heavy from the boulevard to past belmont but really slow all way to the blue route. on the pennsylvania turnpike westbound a problem here. watch for it, a disabled vehicle right in the center lane and this is at virginia drive. speeds of only freezing rain mine as people kind of split on either side, matt. >> let's check that accuweather forecast with meteorologist, david murphy.
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hi, david. >> thanks, matt. right now we have sun up over the horizon. feels a little muggy across the region right now. we're at 70 degrees in philadelphia. still in the low 60's in allentown, mid 60's in reading, 67 in wilmington and 70 in sea isle city. your exclusive accuweather 7-day shows a high of 89, very warm today. sun eventually mixing with some clouds an slight chance of a spotty storm. afternoon and evening storms tomorrow and then we settle down. >> thanks good. take part in our live web chat with philadelphia police commissioner charles ramsey. it begins begins at 4:00 p.m. on 6abc.com.
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watched the news because i'm a kid and apparently every time -- apparently grandpa just gives me the remote and we watch the powerball. >> a star is born. everyone watching this kid at the wayne county fair, just took over the microphone. he is getting interviewed and decided to take over and give an amazing play-by-play. look at those hand gestures. this kid has got it as we say good morning, america. >> a reporter in the making. i love how everything is prefaced with apparently. >> apparently that much. >> allegedly. >> my kids love to say technically. >> actually, actually. i think my daughters say that. >> and literally. >> i like the technically. >> just to clarify. >> they may be watching more "this week" than "gma." >> that's true. we have so much coming up in
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the broadcast and shifting gearers it is a dramatic day in the trial of the michigan man who's been charged with murder for killing an unarmed teen on his porch. back on the stand this morning, why he says he feared for his life. plus, this sounds like a bad idea in the making. the new tool that has so many celebrities on edge. paparazzi are now using drones. why the stars say the paparazzi with this new tool new putting everybody in danger. >> you think? those are like blade, right? >> and they fall. >> just clarifying, technically. and it is day two of our big "gma" live event. hey, amy, she's 39 years old. she is stepping into our incredibly high-tech "gma" time machine. look at that. look, do you see the workers in their suits. very official orange suits. leading the team to help amy lose 10 years in just 60 minutes. guys, let's start that clock. >> love how the time machine works.
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can't wait for today. the latest on the trial of a michigan man charged with murder for shooting an unarmed teen on his porch. theodore wafer will be back on the stand this morning after an emotional first day of testimony. abc's ryan smith is tracking the case. good morning, ryan. >> reporter: good morning, george. with the defense's case nearly complete they offered up their final and most important witness yet, wafer himself and he told the jury what he heard and saw the night of the shooting and how he felt about killing the teenager. >> i wasn't going to cower in my house. i didn't want to be a victim. >> reporter: theodore wafer, the man accused of gunning down an unarmed 19-year-old, renisha mcbride, taking the stand in his own defense monday. >> why did you pull the trigger? >> to defend myself. >> reporter: wiping away tears. >> this poor girl, she had her whole life in front of her. i took that from her. >> reporter: prosecutors charged wafer with second degree murder claiming he shot and killed miss mcbride after she showed up at
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his home following a nearby car crash. the defense claiming wafer fired his 12 gauge shotgun in self-defense. when mcbride banged on his door intoxicated in the mid of the night. wafer testifying that crime is a problem in his neighborhood. >> a neighbor across the street had to actually hold off three guys with his handgun. >> reporter: leading him to buy a shotgun. >> i just heard it was a good home defense weapon. >> reporter: the 55-year-old claims the fast-moving situation forced had him to act quickly. >> how fast is this happening to you? >> seconds. >> why didn't you call 911 before shooting a weapon? >> i couldn't find my cell phone. >> reporter: but prosecutors doubting his motives and questioning those tears on the witness stand. >> do you remember ever crying within 2 1/2 to 3 hours after you shot renisha mcbride?
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>> no, i don't think so. >> you didn't cry, right? >> i don't think i did. >> there's no jury there at the time you were talking to lieutenant serwatowski, right? >> argument, your honor. >> reporter: he thought multiple people were outside his house and he thought they wanted to hurt him and despite loading the shotgun a month before he didn't remember it was loaded until after the shooting. he'll continue to face cross-examination today and if convicted of second degree murder he faces life in prison, george. >> o. ryan, thanks very much. dan abrams with us right now and, dan, you saw the prosecutors questioning his demeanor on the stand. how important is that. >> typically i say demeanor doesn't tend to mean that much. in this particular case with the defendant on the stand it means a lot. this case comes down to his testimony. this case comes down to can they believe him? do they believe his account and can they most importantly put themselves in his position and understand why he says it was
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reasonable to do what he did and so it goes to credibility, right? >> and then picking up from that i guess the most important thing for him has to be to make sure he's got a rock solid story. >> and that it doesn't vary too much from what he told police, right? he gave an entire statement to the police of what happened. it's all on tape. prosecutors have just played it in court. the key for him has been, don't vary too much from that account because that goes to credibility and so far he hasn't too much. but prosecutors are going to pick away at certain discrepancies and they're going to say, this shows you that he is telling a different story now than he did before. >> and one of the discrepancies between the prosecution and the defense is the distance he was from the vic. >> right. the defense is trying to say he was very, very close when the shot occurred. in essence trying to suggest that maybe she was trying to break into the house. prosecutors are saying, no, no, no. there were a number of feet here between this and this was
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effectively an execution. meaning he had time to prepare, cocks the gun, points the gun, he's feet away, shoots the gun. defense wants to say this is feckly combat as it was happening and so he didn't have the time to think about that. >> okay, dan abrams, thanks very much. >> all right. all right, george, thank you. now to the desperate search for a missing 6-year-old in washington state. the little girl was last seen saturday night when she went to bed. but her parents did not report her missing until late sunday. they have both taken lie detector tests and we want to thank our station komo tv and abc's gio benitez has more. >> reporter: an urgent search for denise wright last seen by her parents as she went to bed in their home. >> i have hope she just wandered somewhere. >> reporter: the fbi and more than 80 police officers from around the area are searching every single car that goes this and out of that suburban neighborhood and with canine teams. parents called 911 to report her
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missing on sunday night. 24 hours after last seeing her. raising some suspicion. >> i don't want to speculate on that. that's something the detectives will certainly address but right now our focus is on finding this child with regard to issues concerning why the delay, what was explained to us, this was kind of normal behavior for this child. >> reporter: the missing girl's father spoke exclusively to our station komo. >> i hope she's spending the night somewhere. she's really independent, tenacious. has her name written all over the house. >> reporter: overnight they turned their search to the wright home. both have taken lie detector tests but investigators won't release the results. child protective services has removed the 8-year-old and 12-year-old siblings while that search continues. the parents told authorities she often plays outside but checks in regularly. the neighbor's daughter plays with her. >> i have hope she just wandered somewhere. she's just really sweet, trusting, she would walk up to a stranger and talk to them. >> i could hear them yelling in
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the street calling her name. i didn't want to find something in the ditch. it makes you think in the area that you felt safe around here who do you live next to. >> this is where you come in to help search for the girl. she's 3 feet tall and about 45 pounds, again, she's just 6 years old. officially this is considered a missing persons case with suspicious circumstances and sure hope she'll be okay entering the first grade just next month. >> we certainly hope they get answers soonment we want to turn to ginger zee with more on the weather and there's a lot to talk about, ginger. >> there is and i've got a really amazing picture that goes along with this story. in the last 0 minutes in colorado there have been 300 lightning strikes and as beautiful as they can be we know they're very dangerous and we know that red flag warnings all out here from parts of california through oregon and washington state. a lot of them, you read the text it says lightning is one of the biggest issues along with those
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erratic winds gusting to some 30 miles per hour because the lightning hits the dry brush and wildfire just gets going. in the northeast we had a beautiful day for so many folks just yesterday. now we'll see the clouds on the increase and overnight they try to make their way through but >> thanks a lot, ginger, david murphy on the terrace. we have sun up over the horizon. it's a little bit on the muggy side with temperature in the 60's and pushing into the 70's now. 89 is the high later. there's a slight chance of a sp >> all that weather brought to you by walmart. a lot of headlines this morning. >> there sure are. >> busy. >> thanks. coming up important new research reveries what hospital you birth in could really matter. >> the new fear about drones. paparazzi now using them to stalk celebrities and why the stars say this is putting everyone in danger. i know the tastiest fruit is the freshest fruit. i know that what goes into this soil
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and we are back now at 7:43 with new fears about drones. celebrities are sounding the alarm as paparazzi start using them to capture photos of the stars and their homes from high in the sky. abc's nick watt has the story. >> reporter: there's a new weapon in the daily battle between the paparazzi and celebrities. drones. with cameras attached. >> we have enough paparazzi issues without the potential of these small hovering aircraft over nightclubs and restaurants.
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>> reporter: this cell phone video shot by miley cyrus posted on instagram apparently shows a paparazzi drone hovering over her home. apparently this began in march. >> first paparazzi drone footage ever. ever. >> reporter: 247paps.tv flying over a selena gomez commercial shoot and bragging about it online. >> trying to stop us from taking pictures and we was like, you know what, release the drone. >> reporter: a month later paparazzi sending a drone over the spider-man set in long island, new york. the documentary, sharks of the french riviera shows remarkably sophisticated equipment and techniques. >> this time the drone is to fly over private property. >> reporter: alex padea wants legislation to stamp this out. >> we have a right to privacy. >> doing some type of legislation specific to drones, i think it's not necessary. if you're out in public, you don't have a reasonable
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expectation of privacy. >> reporter: the faa tells us that above 400 feet a flight that is not for hobby or recreation requires operating approval. and there's not a single paparazzo has that approval. will that stop them? probably not. for "good morning america," nick watt, abc news, los angeles. >> thank you, nick. perhaps it will. the faa is considering tighter regulations on drones. all right, coming up, oprah winfrey right here in times square. there she is making an arrival like only oprah can. she's coming up on "gma." then we have this cute little boy at the county fair that has everyone talking. taking over the mike during an interview, wait until you hear what he has to say. when folks think about what they get from alaska,
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noah totally takes the show from there grabbing that mike going rogue. offering a play-by-play of his experience on a ride at the fair very important check it out. >> watched news because i'm a kid and apparently every time -- apparently just gives me a remote after we watch the powerball. apparently you're spinning around and apparently every time you get dizzy, as long as you get dizzy -- >> reporter: is it fun? >> yeah. and i've never ever been on live television. i never ever be on live television. >> are you excited? >> yeah, and apparently i only went down the super slide. when i went down the -- i was scared half to death. i just freak out. >> ad-libbing, exposing his faults. all great tv. the video already racking up thousands of clicks since it was posted on youtube monday and that station that snagged his
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>> ♪ >> 7:56 now. new information on our breaking news story. police in delaware say they have captured the man who broke into a home and was shot by a homeowner about two hours ago amass sieve police search involving dogs angel copter scanned the area around the 1900 block of west newport pike in stanton. the homeowner surprised and fired at the intruder who fled. police say they found him five blocks away. the suspected robber is headed to christiana hospital. 7:56. i'm matt o'donnell. let's go karen rogers for a look at traffic. >> when you look at this picture of i-95 southbound near girard, doesn't look like much.
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you see this disabled tractor-trailer blocking a lane and a half but check out the travel time. huge delays because this happened in such a bad spot here. 45 minute delays from woodhaven to the vine, i-95 southbound that travel time about three times what it should be. as you look at the big picture you could see some of the delay already starts at cottman, 47 miles an hour and then about 10 miles an hour as you get closer to girard. also new in west philadelphia, vehicle fire, 52nd and walnut street happening right now blocking a couple lanes there, matt. >> all right, thank you karen. david murphy with the exclusive accuweather forecast. david. >> matt, we're look tag lot of sun up over the horizon at this point. take a look at temperatures are also warming. 73 degrees in philadelphia. upper 60's in reading and allentown and trenton and 71 down in sea isle city t your exclusive accuweather 7-day forecast shows a high of 89, very warm this afternoon. a little muggy this morning, probably a bit less humid later dan there's the slight chance of an afternoon or evening spotty thunderstorm but when i say spotty i really mean it, it's just in a couple spots. tomorrow clouds and sun, 84.
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little better chance of some afternoon and evening storms and after that it's all gravy. nice thursday, friday, saturday and sunday, matt. >> we like gravy. take part in our live web chat with philadelphia police commissioner charles ramsey. it begins at 4:00 p.m. on 6abc.com. it begins at 4:00 p.m. on 6abc.com. >> ♪ what's up, george? massage chair. my little indulgence. dunkin' french vanilla swirl, my little indulgence. indulge in the sweeter, creamier taste of dunkin's new french vanilla and hazelnut swirl coffees and lattes -- try one today! how big is acme's anniboy: it's huge! it's acme's anniversary sale. this week get hot or lean pockets, $0.99 each. pepsi 2 liters just $0.79. and frito lay party size chips, $2.99 each. don't miss our biggest sale ever! boy: hey mom! look what i found. acme. this sale is huge!
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america runs on dunkin'. good morning, america. it's 8:00 a.m., and oprah is taking over times square. >> good morning, america! >> and wait until you hear the awesome reason she's here. it's a moment only oprah can bring us this morning. you can see it only on "gma." ♪ baby baby and it's the hottest new parenting trend. why more moms and dads are turning potty training over to professionals. and right after taylor swift posted this cryptic shot gone viral another huge surprise for one very special fan. her new 6-year-old duet partner. wait until you hear why they're getting back together. all that and derek hough is tangoing into times square as we say -- >> good morning, america. ♪ just dance >> kind of said it right.
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not really. it's close. >> pretty close. always love having derek hough out there signing autographs in times square this morning. boy, does he have a lot going on. including a brand-new book. looking forward to talking to him. >> i didn't know we still signed autographs. i thought everyone just wanted selfies. >> he does it all. >> old school there. great. in just about 30 minutes we had be headed to our big "gma" live event. we have a look at 39-year-old mom amy before she stepped into our "gma" time machine. she lost 150 pounds using gastric bypass and now she wants to make her makeover complete with her new body. she wants to show off her new look and we cannot wait. >> looks so great. >> yesterday's -- the time machine is working like a charm. gretta monahan and our dream team, cannot wait to see the ruts and we'll give you great tips to use at home tarting this
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morning. >> so much fun doing that. >> they sure do. boy, can they move. >> you got 60 minutes, you got to move. >> i would like to get into that time machine maybe. can we arrange that tomorrow? i may regret saying that if we can arrange that after you do the news. >> let's do that first. priorities. more on breaking news we've been following american troops coming under attack in a place that is supposed to be secure. a man dressed up as an afghan soldier opening fire inside a top military academy in kabul. this is afghanistan's equivalent of west point taking aim at foreign soldiers as well as afghans. several serious injuries reported. at least one american among them. we'll bring you more information as we get it. also happening right now the second american infected with ebola is on her way home now. nancy writebol is making her 5,000-mile journey to an atlanta hospital. doctors say she's already doing much, much better. they're not sure if an experimental drug she took may have made the difference here. meanwhile, a hospital in new york quarantined a man who showed up with symptoms.
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test results are due back later today. doctors say it is unlikely he has ebola. a heart-stopping water rescue in the desert of nevada. trapping people in their car, troops from a nearby air base pulled a woman from her car moments before it was swept away. one of the rescuers had to be rescued himself when he slipped under the water. even california got some rain but more than a dozen wildfires are still raging across the state burning more than 200 square miles even threatening power stations menacing as many as 700 homes and fire crews are using special foil rap to protect historic cabins from the flame. there is one glimmer of hope from the fire zone. this bear cub rescued from a fire in washington state is it being nursed back to health after suffering severe burps. she is expected to fully recover. the word bizarre does not fully sky this next story. miss say a woman crashed her car into a firehouse and then when
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firefighters rushed outside to help her they found a python wrapped around her neck. turns out that python had been stolen from a local pet store. the woman is okay but she now faces grand larceny charges. truth stranger than fiction. finally news for scrabble fans. 5,000 new words have been added to the official scrabble players' dictionary that include. bromance, chilla xchl and buzzkill. three of the words i hear most frequently from george stephanopoulos' mouth, especially chillal. two two-letter word, one is da, abbreviation for done and the second is gi, a white garment worn in martial arts. the biggest point bonanza, quinzhee. >> check it out. >> which i didn't know this. apparently a shelter made from digging in a pile of snow. >> duh. >> yes, this word, i've heard
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this several times during "pop news" over the last couple of month. >> would have gotten a lot more on triple word is there there is a potential of a 401-point play there, george. >> oh, my goodness. >> been there, done that. >> the other is smutz. >> i got a couple -- >> that's not new. >> that's it for scrabble. see jen ashton, she's here because we have a new study to talk about. it shows where you give birth can matter a great deal on whether dan on how severe complications can be. >> and the fact that hospitals play a role in this is to be expected. what's surprising about this, just how much. so the study found that women who had regular deliveries at what's called a low performing hospital face twice the rate of major ob complications. >> twice the rate? >> yes, than those who delivered at a higher performing hospital. about they had a c-section that rate up to five times. now, what didn't matter, this was regardless of the size of the hospital and whether the hospital was located in a rural
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area. so some -- >> scary stuff. >> absolutely. >> you've delivered 1500 babies. you know more than anyone. what is the kind of complications we're talking about. >> there's maternal complications and fetal economy cases. this looked at those affecting the mom and these complication, some of them like hemorrhage or blood clots can come out of the blue so it's less about where they're occurring and the role of that hospital and complications and more about is the hospital ready to deal with those complications if this he occur. >> running out of time but how do people know, women know whether or not their hospital is low performing. >> i think it's important to realize some women just don't have a choice so ask question, research your provider. are they board certified. where did they train and research the hospital. do they have anesthesia, pediatrics, emergency operating rooms on labor and delivery and can they respond to an emergency or a complication if it occur there is got to do your ho homework. "pop news" and weather coming up. lara, you're going to do the "morning menu." >> i am.
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♪ we are never ever >> love this video. ♪ we >> 6-year-old jordan, look who he's jamming with, taylor swift. a little a cappella. "not getting back together ♪ ♪ ♪ we are are never ever are getting back together ♪ >> this happened at boston children's hospital over the weekend. jordan fighting leukemia and it was a great surprise from taylor swift. ♪ getting back together >> ah. >> so good of her to do that. >> yes. >> terrific. >> so into it. it's so cute. >> it's such a difference in those lives. jordan, you look great. we'll begin with "pop news" with some hollywood news. "forbes" announced its list of the highestering actresses in hollywood and rocketing into first place, sandra bullock with
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a "gravity"-defying fortune of approximately $51 million. that was last year alone and making the list, jennifer lawrence who saw a serious pay raise and made less than a million dollars for the first "hunger games" now the second highest annual earner with $34 million last year. finishing out the top five, jennifer aniston, gwyneth paltrow, angelina jolie and cameron diaz. one race i wouldn't mind tying for fifth. >> a lot have been in the top five or been around for awhile. >> yeah. >> you know, it's real, real hangers on. >> in the best way possible. despite the huge salaries, "forbes" says -- >> interesting, lara. >> despite these huge salaries "forbes" says the top earning women still earn less than half of the top earning men. wah-wah. >> we have a long way to go. >> even sandra bullock. >> added up the totals for the
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top ten then added up the totals for the top ten women and it's half. >> she was only behind robert downey last year. >> enough of a difference that makes you go, huh. >> still really still? >> yep. we're working on it.ngee with scarlett johansson, these leading roles for women. >> even helen mirren too. >> by the way, one, two, three women at the desk right now! >> hey. >> not making that list. >> no, you're not. but we're all here. very excited that kel my, my producer found this story. if the hamburglar has stolen your heart no need to grimace, mayor mccheese can officiate your dream mcdonald's wedding. the food chain is offering in-house weddings with four options that won't make you grimace ranking from $400 to $1300. that premiumpackage has two
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[ laughter ] >> i so relate. i feel the same when i hear this song. come on. let's do it. fantastic. >> i love that. ♪ >> turn that frown upside down. >> the magic of katy perry. ♪ >> that has gone viral. beautiful tuesday. >> i could watch that all day long. thank you, lara. that just put a huge smile on my face. oh, so cute. frj "heat index" coming up. a check of weather with ginger. >> a healthy dose of cute. this is brooklyn bridge and she'll help me get into the first story of what in weather. >> bertha. >> bertha which was a hurricane and now tropical storm and still offshore. i wanted to show you this because you may even see some rip currents anywhere from virginia beach even long island eventually from it but not going to affect us much at all all going off to the north and east and quickly show you too the southeast, so many issues with that record rainfall yesterday
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in naples. today, you'll still have storms but hopefully n >> thanks, ginger, david murphy on the terrace under sun. it's warm and muggy temperatures in the low 70's across much of the region now. your exclusive accuweather 7-day shows a high of 89 this afternoon. very warm. humidity dropping off a bit as day goes on. nonetheless there is chance of a spotty late day or evening thunderstorm. probably in just a couple of different neighborhoods. clouds and sun tomorrow, better chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon and evening, a high of 84. and then thursday through sunday, all look nice. >> so you always get a little bit of everything. i found a scavenge injure hunt for charity. so i'm just going to put this on and send it back to you. >> all for charity, ginger. >> good sport. >> thank you very much. >> i'm terrified. a powerful new ad is going viral. the company under armour is probably best phone for commercials featuring football
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players, but now it is using a ballerina to show women can do everything. deborah roberts has the story. >> reporter:. >> thank you for your application. unfortunately, you have not been accepted. >> reporter: when it comes to female empower. this ad isn't dancing around the issue. >> you have the wrong body for ballet. >> reporter: in a brand-new much buzzed about campaign from under armour, misty copeland, a soloist with the prestigious american ballet theatre takes center stage while a young girl's voice reads actual rejection letters she received while starting out. >> and at 13, you are too old to be considered. >> reporter: the ad part of under armour's i will what i want campaign which features female athletes and their stories of strength against the odds. copeland seen here in this exclusive behind-the-scenes footage. >> being a part of the i will what i want campaign for under armour is so much bigger than myself as an individual. >> reporter: people are getting the message.
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so far more than 3.5 million views on youtube. under armour's not alone with campaigns telling women to grab the reins from pantene. >> sorry, not sorry. >> reporter: to always -- >> show me what it looks like to run like a girl. >> reporter: to verizon. >> encourage her love of science and technology. >> they are realizing these are resonating with women and going viral and a lot are picking up on it and continuing the trend. >> reporter: and under armour is now going over the top taking a leading role in promoting fierce females. in misty copeland they found the perfect pitch woman. raised by a struggling single mom she overcame a tough childhood to take the ballet world by storm. twirling into history as only the second ever black female soloist at american ballet theatre. >> it was either my skin color, i just didn't fit in, was too short and i willed myself here. >> wow, what a woman.
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we're all sitting here with our mouths open. you may have noticed that the race is not actually mentioned in this ad but misty copeland says it is clearly something she has had to overcome in the world of ballet and something she has lucked over too. so gracefully. >> so beautifully. she is just stunning. >> i've seen her dance and, wow. >> what a strong woman. >> deborah, thank you so much. how do you combat the negative people in your life? tweet us @gma, #socialsquare. one of the fun jobs of parenti parenting, what's the guess. >> potty training. >> frustrating and messy and seems to take forever. some parents have found the way around the challenge and paula faris has the details. >> reporter: it's something many parents dread. potty training. >> come along and be my potty boy. >> reporter: some dance like john travolta and kirstie alley in the classic "look who's
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talking." others read books. ♪ and then there are those who hire professional help. >> i'm a professional potty trainer. >> reporter: enter samantha allen. a new york city potty trainer who says she can get the job done in just two days. >> i know some parents will be skeptical. how do you do it in two days? >> i create as many opportunities for practice as possible. and i choose a good reinforcer. it doesn't matter if the child likes to be thrown up in the air or if it's candy. >> reporter: marisa and doug tried training their son for months. >> you're frustrated. you're annoyed. why did you call samantha. >> it made sense to call in somebody. >> reporter: you guys are embarrassed by this. >> no. >> she has more experience than we do. if there's an area where you need assistance, there's no harm in asking for it. >> reporter: how do samantha do it? she starts by giving ethan, lots of liquids. then sets a timer to buzz every
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30 minutes. that's it. >> readiy. >> this routine plays on repeat again and again. until a child can finally go on their own. but this doesn't come cheap. a two-day session will run i a whopping $1750. but for mom georgeanna, that money was not flushed down the toilet. >> i thought it was a miracle. he had this sense of achievement like he's proud of himself. >> reporter: while samantha doesn't guarantee she can potty train every child, her success rate speaks for itself. >> 100%. >> reporter: 100%. >> 100%. >> for "good morning america," paula faris, abc news, new york. >> of course, in the long run everyone is 100%. our expert, dr. rhonda silverman. >> it's easy to criticize and judges but there are a lot of
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different reasons why somebody might do this. yes, we have the parents who just don't want to do the dirty work and they pass it off to a professional but you also have parents who might be challenged by work/life balance and are working full time, they are a single parent, they're not able to be grounded at the house. >> because you have to immerse yourself to get this done. >> they're not able to be there so they need to pass it off to somebody else and you have some parents who are at their wits and out of ideas and so they don't lose their minds. >> just one problem with many that erupts over -- >> a missed opportunity for some parents. >> i do believe when we go through challenges with our children we bond with them and they're able to trust us and they know that we're the ones to go to when things get challenging not just when they're little but when they get bigger so important 0 lay the groundwork for homework difficulty, dating difficulty, whatever so that's really
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helpful. but we know that some parents just don't have the time and they need to pass it off to somebody else. >> fair point. okay, robyn, thank you very much. we had a "gma" flash poll and asked you would you hire someone to potty train your child? here's what you had to say. not a surprise, 5% said yes. 95% said no. >> we're with you, guys. my mom gave me great tips. don't bring the diapers on the trip and -- >> once they are done, they are done and bring that potty on the go. take it with you. >> great advice. thank you, robyn, as always. also on "heat index" high-tech trend in workout gear. cecilia vega has more on this story that we first saw in "the new york times." >> reporter: no workout is complete without a good sweat. well, now the makers of the hottest workout gear are introducing high-tech fabrics that promise to keep you sweat-free and smelling fresher. >> is this a trend we're seeing? >> it's a big one, athletic apparel is selling better than
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all other apparel so all these retailers are trying to get a bigger and bigger piece of the pie. >> reporter: "the new york times" elizabeth harris wrote about this technologies, anti-odor and anti-sweat clothes are flooding the market with lululemon, under armour, athleta, and duluth trading company. duluth even has buck naked underwear described as no sweat, no stink and no pinch. >> for the anti-sweat underwear helps sweat evaporate and the anti-stink stuff there's antimicrobial things in the thread so it doesn't hang on to odor. >> working out has more to do with your own personal intensity. when it comes to technology, it makes working out more enjoyable. >> i am outfitted in the latest technology. this headband is anti-sweat.
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the shirt they tell me is anti-stink. these are sweat absorbing. i'm about to go on a run and put all this stuff on a test. i'll let you know how it does. i'm back from my run. i am significantly sweaty out of breath too as you can see. these clothes i have to say totally dry. as for the shirt whether or not it stinks i don't know that i want to submit anyone to try. i am wearing the clothes. this is an eye tie stink shirt and anti-sweatpants, the catch is you'll pay 10 to 90 bucks just for the pant as lone. >> thanks for putting them to the test. >> they smell beautiful right now. >> i'm going to go work out.
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>> ♪ >> "action news" is brought to you by md anderson cancer >> "action news" is brought to >> breaking news here at 8:27. this is exclusive "action news" video showing chaka fattah jr. arriving at federal court in center city this morning to turn himself in. the son of the democratic congressman from philadelphia tells "action news" that he is trying to get a quick resolution with an investigation by the irs. fattah jr. says he's innocent and has sued the irs for $10 million arguing that the agency's two and a half year investigation has ruined his ability to make a living. much more on this story on 6abc.com and in a live report on "action news" at noon. it is tuesday, time for traffic with karen rogers. hi, karen. >> hey, matt. we have a messy accident on 202 southbound. you can see the number of emergency workers involved there, a the least a couple of
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vehicles and looks like a dump truck involved with this accident. a number of police and emergency workers, fire crews all responding. this is 202 southbound just past chesterbrook boulevard and at times only the left lane getting by. you see the cones set up within the construction zone anyway so it will be a bad commute then and you pull out and look at this traffic and you can see we're just jammed at this point southbound on 202 as we pan back you can see there's just nowhere to go at this point. southbound jammed. we had an accident on 202 southbound at 29 that just cleared, matt. >> thank you karen. plenty of sunshine. let's go to meteorologist, david murphy. hi, david. >> lots of sun up over the horizon matt. we're warm with temperatures in the 70's right now a-little muggy. your temperature in philadelphia is 73. still 67 in allentown and 73 in sea isle city. your exclusive accuweather 7-day shows a warm high today of 89 degrees. there's a slight chance of a pop-up thunderstorm and a couple -- in a couple neighborhoods late today and tonight most of you don't see it. tomorrow clouds and sun 84
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thunderstorm. looks good on thursday, friday, saturday and on sunday, matt. >> david, thank so much. back to "gma."
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♪ just dance >> this great crowd we have out here on this tuesday morning. it feels like summer today. loving it. >> derek hough is at our twitter mirror right now. the "dancing with the stars" pro is here to tell us all about his brand-new book and so much more. we love having him on the show. someone is going to dance, i know it. i already did it. who's next? >> you know who else we love have having on the show, oprah winfrey arriving at our studio only like oprah can coming up with steven spielberg about a new project, their brand-new movie, it is spectacular. >> speaking of huge stars, take a look at this. this is lara appearing in the new issue of "us weekly" along with her daughter kate inside. >> yes. big round of applause. inside she talks about her loves
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of crafts and yard sales and she shares great projects you can do at home part of the hollywood moms issue and hits the stands this friday. she'll also teach you how to get two dogs to pose perfectly. >> the dogs -- >> how did you do that? >> that was a very quick lens, a very quick shutter because what you missed was just mayhem. always great. we had a great time. thank you, dan. >> my pleasure. i'll pick that up today. >> i figured that you would. >> several copies. the moment has come. this is it, you guys. here we go, amy entering our "gma" time machine, the high-tech machine that helps her lose 10 years in just 60 minutes with a little help from our beauty team, gretta monahan and makeup artist to the stars mali. here's sara haines with her story. >> reporter: when amy heard about "gma's" lose 10 years series she knew it had be the
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perfect reward. >> i want to feel sexy for the first time in my life. >> reporter: after undergoing gastric bypass surgery she dropped 150 pounds. >> something that's been on my bucket list if i lost the weight and maintained it i wanted a makeover one day. >> reporter: while this california wife and mom said she's proud of her weight loss she feels the remaining loose skin has aged her. >> i don't know what to do to my hair. i don't own dresses or skirts. i do feel i look ten years older. >> reporter: so we showed amy's photo to people on the street to get their thoughts on her age. how old do you think this woman is? >> 57. >> 55. >> that's exactly what i was going to say. >> 52. >> reporter: her true age, 39. >> no possible way. >> wow. >> reporter: but our beauty team makeup artist to the star, mally and ted gibson and style guru
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gretta monahan are here to make all of amy's dreams come true. >> she does a lot for us and been wanting this for a long time. >> i want my husband to be able to say that's my wife and be proud? she's sexy no matter how she looks, the most beautiful woman in my eyes and always will be. >> i'm so excited to lose ten years. >> reporter: for "good morning america," sara haines, abc news, new york. [ cheers and applause ] >> thank you so much, and the time has come. let's take one more look at amy before she entered our time machine and now let's see amy 10 years younger. greta, do the honors. here she comes. >> so. amy has not seen herself yet but it's time. show amy her new look. >> come on over. >> oh, my god. wow! >> look at her. >> so what do you think? >> come over. >> oh, my god, i am amazed.
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>> how does it feel? >> oh, my god. this is a dream come true for me. i don't know what to say. this is amazing. >> i don't know if you noticed your husband ray's face. >> i just fell in love again. >> oh. >> oh, my god. she looks amazing. >> you two go next to each other. i don't want to get in between that but ask gretta. you look beautiful. let's start with the clothing and congratulations, by the way, on your weight loss. >> thank you. >> this was a big step taking the next step. talk about it. >> absolutely. she's lost 150 pounds. she is a mom of six and a grandmother to three and she is hot and rocking so what i had to do is lighten up her wardrobe. when you lose weight you can't get there and think you have to wear huge clothes. take advantage of sunset color, instant bounce.
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metallic shiny jewelry and also you got to go white jeans, if you can wear them like she can rock them do it. it's instantly youthful. >> so now hair, the hair is a big difference. ted, the hair to me is -- was incredibly dramatic. you had that sort of '80s -- a lot of product. >> a lot of product. you know what's great about her in particular, 150 pounds. you have to give it to her. the fact you lose the weight you have to lose the hair. that bod is so hot and on trend and makes her look fantastic. >> i love it. how do you feel with shorter hair. >> i've never had hair this short before. it's amazing. >> and ray? >> she looks gorgeous. gorgeous. >> mally. the makeup is beautiful. it looks like less makeup. >> she was stuck in that '80s makeup. dpashg liner.
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made her eyes look like slits. no more. beautiful light eyes. brown eyeliner instead of black this time. >> softer. >> look at that beautiful face and she's alive and gorgeous and we love you. [ cheers and applause ] >> yay. >> we have to go to weather. take it all in and tell us what's your favorite part of the new look. >> from head to toe, i love it all. it's awesome. i fell in love with her once again. >> well, let us let that love come alive as ginger does the with earth. >> let that all go. i have to share a story with you because six years ago i had a 3-year-old girl judy and i have a picture right there come visit me at my station in chicago when i worked there. now judy is 9 and she said she still wants to be a meteorologist just like me so we'll do the forecast together. right? okay, so let's go ahead and get started. she's from illinois and
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eventually we'll talk about illinois in the rain forecast. see the rain out west. yes, a wide swath of 1 to 2 and some storms bring 2 inch per hour rainfall rates. in southern and central illinois seeing the heavy rains in the next >> thanks, ginger, david murphy under the sun on the terrace, temperatures in the 70, a little mug flee this morning. your exclusive accuweather 7-day, 89 is the forecast high. very warm today, humidity lowering a bit as the afternoon goes on. at the same time there's a slight chance of a late day shower or thunderstorm. >> all that weather brought to you by choice hotels. i totally think judy fits right in here. a beautiful sign from the couple from sacramento. who do you have? >> they forgot our newest correspondent. my mom. she's here and so is derek hough from "dancing with the stars" talking about his new book coming up right here on "good morning america." >> cool. day dreaming again?
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friday is going to be big with tell them, robin. >> one of the biggest stars in country music. >> luke bryan is taking over central park. >> it's going to definitely be a good morning. >> it's going to be a great morning. >> only on -- >> good morning, america. >> presented by claritan allergy brand. >> right now i'm out here with derek hough, five-time winner on "dancing with the stars," has written a new memoir "taking the
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lead," lessons from a life in motion. we'll hear more about that after this look at some highlights from derek's life. ♪ he's been the breakout pro champ for 14 seasons with "dancing with the stars." [ cheers and applause ] five-time mirrorball winner, derek hough changing the way we look at dance after an un unforgettable season with paralympian amy purdy. >> you've redefined choreography after this season. >> reporter: a third generation dancer housing grew up in the ballroom and spent most of his teen years in london studying the arts. ♪ >> reporter: keeping it all in the family housing just wrapped a 40-city tour with his sister and fellow dancer jewulianne. ♪ fantastic [ cheers and applause ] >> reporter: now he's dancing across the pages in his new book, "taking the lead: lessons
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from a life in motion." welcome back to derek hough. i get tired just looking at that video. >> yeah, that was fun to watch that. that was fun to see that. >> you know, the book is so revealing. i think you surprise a lot of your fans as you give the back story on so much of your life including the fact you were bullied when you were a child. >> when i was writing this i was reflecting back on the past experiences and, you know, i was the. i was bullied much there's some neighbors that stormed my family but i look back at those experience s as, you know, something that happened for me, not to me. what if life is happening and it's happening for you. i look back on that and looking back at people in general, all around life and not just like the typical bully but just in everyday situations, you know, you really wonder what's going on with them and honestly what's going on, you know, in their life because, you know, power over others is weakness in disguise.
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>> we learn a lot about the people who helped you in your life and you moved over to london as a teenager and mark ballas' parents took you under their wing. >> they did. they changed my life for the absolute better and the experiences with their family were incredible. they're my extended family. >> you and mark have a new tv show. >> yeah, we do actually. >> tell us about that. >> you know, we love to create and make things. we love to, you know -- i have a saying, created to create and even if that means to build a house, you know, so, yeah, so we're building a house, you know, and we're going to sell it. it's just fun. funny to get your hands dirty. >> on tour with your sister. she could not be here today but has a special message for you. >> hey, d-man i wanted to be there in person to surprise you but obviously there were some really bad weather conditions and i'm so hard at work here in l.a. so i just couldn't make it but just want to say how proud i
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am of you. about the book and if anybody could write something as insir rational and beautiful as this, it's you. >> it looks like she's doing the right thing after the tour out there in i know. she's taking some time. no, i love her to death. she's amazing. we had an amazing, amazing experience on tour. it was amazing. >> you've been so great for so long now on "dancing with the stars." when you look back on that what's been your most memorable moment. >> there's been a lot of memorable moments. i think obviously this season with amy was incredible. >> it was. >> she really taught me some amazing, beautiful things and, you know, this ability isn't a physical thing but true disability is really between the ear, it's our mind and we're so hard on ourselves and, you know, the fear just keeps us from doing things and she didn't let that fear top her. she's really an incredible, incredible lady. >> so inspirational. >> if you could dance with one of these three, lady gaga, michelle obama or kate middleton. >> i'm going to say kate middleton.
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so elegant and so refined and i would love to -- yeah, why not. a bit of royalty. >> if you could make that happen we'd blow out the whole morning for about a week. >> let's make it. happen. >> let's play "dancing with derek." a period of your life and you'll set the dance to it. your childhood in utah. >> i'd very much have to say jive. i was a scatterbrain and my mom had to keep me from killing myself. >> your adventures in london. >> a fusion of rumba and paso. >> paso and rumba. >> i was a teenager. dance of love. lots of that going on. >> finally your life today? >> honestly all of the above because all the different types of dance -- you know, on a day-to-day basis i go through so many different emotions and colors so it would have to be all of the above. >> and there is so much packed into it. thanks a lot for coming back.
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derek's memoir "taking the lead" hits stores today. got to go out and get that and coming up here, oprah and steven spielberg are back together again first time since "the
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♪ i'm on top of the world ♪ i'm on top of the world >> talk about a dynamic duo sitting here with me, steven spielberg and oprah winfrey who worked together on a film for the first time in nearly 0.030 years. "the hundred-foot journey" about a clash of cultures opens this friday and oprah and steven have been kind enough to bring us a sneak peek. take a look. >> you must understand that the site and this village property would be very expensive. well, i heard you asked for a discount in claude's hotel. >> let's not do this. [ speaking a foreign language ] >> madame, ask for discount
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doesn't mean i'm poor. it means i'm thrifty. >> one of my favorite lines from the movie. this movie has heart. this movie has humor and i want to know what you all were hoping audience members would take away when they walked away from this film. >> i'm hoping that, you know, people who love the idea of great food, celebrating connections and friendship and it's a love story too will come out and watch it. >> steven, you mentioned this for you -- it's a fusion between two cultures. >> uh-huh. it takes a second to sit down and share a meal and when you share a meal, you know, usually if it's a good meal puts a smile on your face. >> helen mirren when she was here yesterday said it's the perfect date movie because you leave the theater so hungry, you are ready for dinner. movie and a dipper. >> it is a perfect date movie. nothing to worry about even if it's a first date. you don't have any of those
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uncomfortable moments where you go, oh, god. what are we going to see this for on the first date? >> speaking about -- it is truly a family movie. i watched it with my daughters and there aren't many films like that and i thought it was a beautiful thing. >> you're welcome. >> to be able to share. >> thank you. >> i thank you for that and was that also an important part of this for you, this was something everyone could sit down and watch. >> this is what steven spielberg does and what i have felt for years, you want to be able to be able to sit down with your family and -- or go to the theater, hello, with your family and not be embarrassed and not, you know, say, oh, oh, maybe we shouldn't have brought the children. >> or reaching over to -- >> maybe i shouldn't have brought pie parents. >> holding ears because of a bad word. none of that here but it's a wonderful love story about two families and the funniest parts are this competition. these two restaurants are literally 100 feet from away from each other which is why the movie is called and the book was
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called "the hundred-foot journey." 100 foot door to door from an indian tandoori and a french restaurant. >> i went to france for some of the filming. sitting on set as producers and i was like, wow, this -- you could not tell that these guys were actually acting. they felt -- they jelled so it's so authentic. >> anymore acting in -- >> i have a little more coming up. >> yeah, yeah, i just finished another film i'm producing along with "plan b" called is the selma" who played my son in "the butler" playing martin luther king. >> you may not remember this but maybe you do. ten years ago you were on "good morning america" and you said you really wanted to do a musical and there was a little rumor a few months ago that maybe that musical might be "west side story." any truth to that. >> you know something, "west side story" is one of my favorite broadway musical. >> me too. >> and one of the greatest
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pieces of -- my goodness, one of the greatest scores and some of the greatest lyrics ever written for a musical, so let me put it this way, it's on my mind. >> whoo. i'm going to leave it with that. >> that's good, amy. >> you got that. >> steven, oprah. we're on a first name basis. i'm teasing. i feel -- >> amy, thank you. >> thanks, steven. thanks, oprah. we really appreciate it. "the hundred-foot journey" opens nationwide this friday and we'll be right back. ♪ i'm on top of the world hey nelson: when i started high school in jersey city
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making it to the finish line seemed like a distant dream. mr. cunningham: i know how hard nelson works running track and he works just as hard in my honors class. nelson: i thought i wasn't good at history but mr. cunningham, he makes it come alive. now i'm heading to college-- and my teachers helped make that happen. mr. cunningham: we're not just teachers, we're mentors, and helping all our students realize
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their dreams is the best part of the job. . tomorrow we'll show you how to look 10 years younger in 60 minutes and the beauty surprise we have in store will blow you away. plus, eat ice cream and cleanse your body? see how ice cream is awe the rage. look and feel great tomorrow with "good morning america." >> "good morning america" brought to you by target. expect more, pay less. ♪ because i'm happy >> fun show today and end on the perfect note. matt gutman welcomed little boy ben and big sister libby. look at how much hair he has. matt calls him the little werewolf. >> he's beautiful. >> congratulations. he is beautiful. we're so happy for all of you. have a great day, everyone. >> bye-bye. ♪
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>> ♪ >> we have gathered even more intriguing details about a shooting at a delaware home.
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police say the female owner who happened to be armed with an a handgun walked in on a burglar and shot him. the home is vacant undergoing renovations. police captured the burglary suspect in a wooded area nearby. he's now hospitalized. we'll have a live update on the investigation on "action news" at noon. 8:57 tuesday morning, karen rogers here with traffic. hi, karen. >> hi. we're really backed up in a couple of main highways. starting on 202 this is your southbound traffic here at chesterbrook. we've got an accident that has been pushed off to the shoulder but they have been intermittenting block the lanes that's causing problems. 202 southbound heavy from the schuylkill to this point at chesterbrook and switching over to i-95, we have this problem with the disabled tractor-trailer just cleared literally a minute ago here but the delay remains, 56 minute ride on i-95 southbound from woodhaven to the vine. with no delay it would be 14 minutes. huge delay today. >> david murphy with accuweather. david. >> we're off to a definite warm start across the region
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right now. sun is up. take a look as we're at 77 degrees in philadelphia right now. and it still feels a tad on the muggy side. your accuweather 7-day shows a high of 89 today, some urban centers like center city will hit 90. humidity will lower a bit during the afternoon but at the same time there's the chance of a spotty pop-up shower or thunderstorm later today, at least in a couple spots. tomorrow clouds and sun, 84. little better chance of an afternoon storm but after that matt the rest of weekend looks great. >> sounds great. thanks, david. coming up as noon an "action news" exclusive as chaka fattah jr. turns himself into federal court. hear in his own words why in a live report. flood waters. helen mirren is a guest on kelly and michael. that's next here on 6abc.
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announcer: it's "live! with kelly & michael." today, academy award-winning actress dame helen mirren. and from the new series, "legends," sean bean. plus, the lovely maria menounos returns for another day at the co-host desk. ll next on "live." now, here are michael strahan and maria menounos! [cheers and applause] ♪ maria: thank you.

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